15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h
1
Santa Fe
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  7​h 45​min
2
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: London

3
nights
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Palace of the Governors and Loretto Chapel are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Popular historic sites such as Canyon Road and Santa Fe Plaza are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Santa Fe: Rio Grande Gorge Bridge (in Taos) and Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument (in Cochiti Pueblo). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, examine the collection at New Mexico History Museum, and explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Santa Fe trip planning website .

London, UK to Santa Fe is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from London to Santa Fe, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in July, you will find days in Santa Fe are a bit warmer (36°C), and nights are about the same (18°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Rio Grande Gorge Bridge, Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Palace of the Governors ©
Palace of the Governors
Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road

5
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Step out of the city life by going to Taft Point and Olmsted Point. Discover out-of-the-way places like Panorama Trail and Nevada Falls Loop. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass, explore the striking landscape of Swinging Bridge Picnic Area Yosemite National Park CA, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Yosemite Valley Chapel.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary site .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Santa Fe to Yosemite National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and car; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Santa Fe to Yosemite National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Santa Fe in July, things will get little chillier in Yosemite National Park: highs are around 33°C and lows about 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Nevada Falls Loop ©
Nevada Falls Loop

5
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Escape the urban bustle at Gibbon Falls and Castle Geyser. Explore hidden gems such as Uncle Tom's Trail and Petrified Tree. Change things up with these side-trips from Yellowstone National Park: Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center (in West Yellowstone) and Horseback Riding Tours (in Gardiner). There's lots more to do: take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, take in the dramatic scenery at Undine Falls, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and hike along Artist Point.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park online journey planner .

Do a combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Yosemite National Park to Yellowstone National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, expect Yellowstone National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 24°C and 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, Horseback Riding Tours
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Uncle Tom's Trail ©
Uncle Tom's Trail
Gibbon Falls ©
Gibbon Falls

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